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Chinatown / a Robert Evans production of a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Roman Polanski.

Dunaway, Faye. (Added Author). Nicholson, Jack. (Added Author). Hillerman, John (Added Author). Huston, John, 1906-1987 (Added Author). Towne, Robert. (Added Author). Evans, Robert, 1930- (Added Author). Polanski, Roman. (Added Author). Goldsmith, Jerry. (Added Author). Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Music, Jerry Goldsmith. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 141575165X
  • ISBN: 9781415751657
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Release date: Oct. 6, 2009.
Bonus features: commentary with Robert Towne and David Fincher, Water and power, Chinatown : an appreciation, Chinatown : the beginning and the end, Chinatown: filming, Chinatown: the legacy, theatrical trailer.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1. Feature presentation -- Disc 2. Special features.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Participant or Performer Note: Faye Dunaway, Jack Nicholson, John Hillerman, John Huston.
Summary, etc.: A private detective finds himself in over his head as he takes on a case involving the most rich and powerful people in Chinatown.
Target Audience Note: MPAA Rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC, Dolby Digital English 5.1 Surround, Dolby Digital Mono.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
English, French, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue; English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) > Drama.
Private investigators > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Corruption investigation > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Political corruption > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Water rights > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Film noir.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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